On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1900

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The first modern submarine designed and built by John Philip Holland is purchased by the U.S. Navy

Famous Birthdays

  • Sándor Márai, Hungarian writer (A gyertyák csonkig égnek), born in Kassa, Hungary (d. 1989)

Famous Deaths

  • Seth Barton, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 70